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St Helens History Room - St Helens TASMANIA

St Helens

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Open Hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm 7 days a week

Our staff can supply you with any information you need about this corner of Tasmania. Walking maps of the Blue Tier and surrounds are also available. On the Blue Tier one can see the remains of some of the old tin mines and machinery. An excellent feature of the St Helens History Room is an interactive model of the Anchor Mine Water Wheel; which is built to 1/24 scale and was the largest water wheel in the southern hemisphere in 1898. Our museum has mining relics - Chinese mining history - Maritime, pioneers, 1900s horse-drawn Hearse on display - Model boats - Vintage church organ - early photography - War memorial - Poimena diorama - Life size model of Tasmanian Tiger and much more.


The St Helens History and Visitor Information Centre is a member of the Tasmanian Visitor Information Network as well as containing a unique collection of history pertaining to the Break'O Day Municipality and North East Tasmania. We also keep an extensive library of genealogy for family researchers and a large library of Tasmanian History.

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61 Cecilia Street, St Helens TAS 7216, Australia

Phone 03 6376 1479
Fax 03 6376 2658

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